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Borah High’s Wright repeats as Gatorade player of year

Isaiah Wright of Borah High was selected as the 2013-14 Gatorade Idaho Boys Basketball Player of the Year on Friday. The 6-foot-2 senior point guard averaged 17.8 points, 9.9 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 2.7 steals per game while shooting nearly

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Borah High basketball star returns to hardwood tonight

Senior point guard Isaiah Wright was medically cleared to return to practice earlier this week and will play his first game since breaking his right wrist Friday at Meridian High. Tipoff is 7:30 p.m. Wright has helped the Lions win

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Borah guard Wright, a Utah signee, likely out for season with injury

Isaiah Wright, a senior guard at Borah High and a Utah signee, is likely to miss the rest of the season with a broken right wrist. Wright, the reigning Idaho Gatorade Boys Basketball Player of the Year, suffered the injury

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Nov. 25-30)

There were only a handful of games played last week because most schools were not in session. Boys and girls basketball will be in full swing beginning this week. Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based

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Borah High’s Wright commits to Utah

Reigning 5A Gatorade Idaho player of the year Isaiah Wright gave a verbal commitment Sunday to play basketball for the University of Utah. Wright, a 6-foot-2 senior point guard at Borah High, has helped the Lions win two straight 5A

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Borah High’s Wright named Gatorade boys hoops player of year

Isaiah Wright, a junior at Borah High, was chosen as the 2012-13 Gatorade Idaho Boys Basketball Player of the Year on Thursday. The 6-foot-2, 170-pound junior point guard led the Lions to a 25-1 record and their second straight 5A

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Feb. 25-March 2)

Please email nominations to rroberts@idahostatesman.com BOYS BASKETBALL Isaiah Wright, Borah: The Lions won back-to-back 5A state championships with victories over Madison, Mountain View and Rocky Mountain. In three tournament games, Wright — a junior point guard — had 67 points,

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